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Tandem Skydive in Taupo from 12,000 Feet

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    What to Expect
    Choose the departure time that best suits your vacation schedule, and then either drive yourself to the drop-zone or get a pickup from your Taupo accommodation.
    On arrival, check in with the reservations team and take part in a safety briefing. Then, gear up and meet your tandem instructor who you will be connected to during the skydive. If you’ve decided to upgrade to receive a video of your experience, you’ll record a short interview before boarding the plane.
    Ascend to 12,000 feet, taking in bird’s-eye views of Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, Mt Doom from The Lord of the Rings and Lake Taupo, New Zealand’s largest lake. When you’ve reached altitude, move toward the door, dangle your legs over the side and leap into the air.
    Free-fall at hair-raising speeds of up to 124 mph until you reach around 5,000 feet, when your instructor will deploy the parachute. Then, catch your breath and soak up incredible views of the North Island during the gentle canopy ride back down to the ground.
    Your experience finishes with a drop-off back at your original departure point.
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    All reviews feel comfortable these guys safe hands whole team amazing experience ronny limo harness footage plane skydive airfield ease instructor gear epic rush
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    Reviewed 14 June 2019

    Where do I start? From the moment you step in you are engulfed in a friendly Kiwi atmosphere. You are welcomed by the staff and squared away with your jump suit and harness. I was met by Damo M. my jump partner and Ricky my...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Kurt O
    SarahOfficer, Sales & Marketing Manager at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2019

    Wow! What a fantastic review, thank you so much Kurt! Sounds like you had one incredible experience, no doubt you are still on a high from your jump! I'm glad the boys took such great care of you and made it an experience you won't...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2019 via mobile

    First ever skydive, definitely chose the right place to do it! Super friendly staff, lots of height options/photo/video options and stunning views! Would highly recommend!

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank hf1316
    SarahOfficer, Sales & Marketing Manager at Skydive Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2019

    Thanks so much for the great review! So glad you had such an amazing experience, thanks so much for choosing us for your first ever jump! Hopefully we get to see you again for another jump ;-)

    Reviewed 19 February 2019

    Amazing first time experience skydiving with instructor Ronny. My wife and I were nervous being our first time jump, but Ronny kept the mood light and felt safe to jump with. Had a great time, and would surely recommend this, maybe next time at 18000...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank jayshah_89
    Reviewed 20 January 2019

    I had an epic jump for my 50th. The whole experience from check in to touch down was brilliant. The whole team were so friendly and put you at ease and my instructor Dan was fantastic. Thanks for the ride of my life!!! Thoroughly recommend...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank 50isJustaNumber1969
    Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

    The best skydive I ever see!!!! So recommend this place. The team is so nice and sure !❤️ ממליצה בחום הם היו הכי טובים שיש! לא פחדתי לרגע בזכותם!

    Thank 123shaif
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